How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Curtis B. Your Own Question
Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 26044
Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
30244710
Type Your Small Engine Question Here...
Curtis B. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

When I turn the key on my zero turn it makes a clicking

Customer Question

Good morning
JA: Hi. How can we be of help?
Customer: When I turn the key on my zero turn it makes a clicking noise. I can some times get the mower started by working with the choke. the fly wheel almost seems dirty or ... the fly wheel looks like it wants to move than get stuck or something
JA: Soon. I'm trying to find the right small engine technician for you right now. As soon as they are ready, I will let you know. Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: yes
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: the mower was just serviced went in with no issues and came back with that problem
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

Make and model? Do you have a voltmeter to check the battery voltage when you turn key to start?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

Do you get a single click when key is turned to start, or a rapid clicking?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 29 days ago.

I see question is still open, did you find probelm to be battery?